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Hygiene paper producers' price hike attempts fail in Q2

20 Aug 2014 − Despite good capacity utilisation rates, producers of hygiene paper were rarely successful in their attempts to increase prices during the second quarter. » more

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Amcor Tobacco Packaging to close plant in Neumünster, Germany

19 Aug 2014 − Amcor Tobacco Packaging will close the German plant in Neumünster by the end of 2014, but announced to build a greenfield tobacco packaging facility in Indonesia. » more

Pratt Industries orders paper machine for greenfield mill

18 Aug 2014 − Pratt Industries has placed an order with Valmet for the supply of a containerboard paper machine at the greenfield paper mill in Valparaiso, USA.» more

Hansol Paper enters into label business

15 Aug 2014 − Hansol Paper has acquired shares in Netherlands-based self-adhesive label manufacturer Telrol B.V. » more

Double A restarts recycled paper production in Alizay

14 Aug 2014 − Double A is continuing the recovery process on the French Alizay site. The company has now brought back the Evolve paper brand.» more

Rock-Tenn to enhance pulp production

13 Aug 2014 − Rock-Tenn Company has announced investments in the pulp production at the Stevenson and the Demopolis mills. » more

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Unusually strong activity on German market for cores and coreboard in August

12 Aug 2014 − Core and coreboard manufacturers in Germany are reporting unusually strong business at the start of August and are thinking about price hikes in September. » more

Poland: Recovered paper prices stable despite broad availability in July

12 Aug 2014 − Ordinary grades were readily available on the Polish market in July despite the summer holiday season.» more

Youbisheng Green Paper plans to file for insolvency

11 Aug 2014 − Youbisheng Green Paper is considering filing for insolvency. Its financial situation and the recent resignation of CEO Haibo Huang led to this announcement.» more

RDM boosts net profit in the first half

08 Aug 2014 − Italy's Reno de Medici has significantly increased its profits for the first half of the year thanks to reduced production costs. Deliveries fell a little and caused a minor reduction in sale » more